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Please answer each with a couple sentences:

Do you think that it is fair to expect companies to be responsible for their effects on stakeholders?

Should companies be really only responsible to their stockholders?

Why should companies be responsible to all stakeholders?

Identify an organization and discuss the role that business research plays in that company’s decision-making process.
The organization could be:

? a company you are familiar with,
? or even the role that business research plays in your own personal finance and career decisions
You should provide:
(1) a description of the types of decisions made by your company
(2) how those decisions are made and
(3) how those decisions might be made differently based upon research information you found .

2. Individual Assignment: Critical Thinking and Society Exercise

? Write on each of the following topics:

o Describe a situation in which critical and creative thought could have been used for a better outcome. Describe why it is important to think critically and creatively in similar situations.

o Define free will, truth, knowledge, and opinion. Explain how we use them to form thoughts.

o Identify three hindrances to the critical thinking process. Determine methods for overcoming these hindrances. Identify a time in which you experienced a hindrance in critical thinking. Describe a method you could use to overcome the hindrances.

o Identify a message in advertising. Describe how you perceive the message of the advertisement. Try to determine the reality of the advertisement. Distinguish between your perception and the reality of the message.